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Opinion - Letters

  • Letters | April 16, 2013

    4-Hers’ garage sale will help pay for Washington trip

    To The Editor: Citizen Washington Focus is a program offered to youth in the 4-H program. This June, 18 4-Hers and five chaperons will travel by bus to Washington, D.C., and stay at the National 4-H Youth Conference Center in Chevy Chase, Md., where we

  • Letters | April 15, 2013

    Enjoy the poetry festival by reciting or just listening

    To the Editor: It’s time to get ready for the seventh annual Enid Stover Poetry Recitation Festival!  It will be at 2 p.m. Saturday, April 20, at the Rose Garden in Manhattan’s City Park.

  • Letters | April 10, 2013

    Scott Marshall’s death likely caused by Lariam

    To the Editor: The Manhattan community has ample reason to mourn the loss of two loved and very productive citizens — Dr. Ron Marshall, who delivered thousands of babies in his time of service in Manhattan; and Chris Gruber, who supported the very important College of

  • Letters | April 10, 2013

    Legalizing marijuana use is wrong for many reasons

    To the Editor: Pasture burning time to pro-mote better livestock grazing has arrived. Smoke particles will be smelled, inhaled and seen in the big cities all over the area. Complaints will be heard. The EPA will get involved.

  • Letters | April 08, 2013

    Estabrook ought to keep focus on local school issues

    To the Editor: I was disappointed that Aaron Estabrook’s first official act after getting elected to the school board was to write a partisan political column criticizing our Republican congressman on issues not related to Manhattan schools.

  • Letters | April 07, 2013

    Small fee for air passengers could defray cost of tower

    To The Editor: I haven’t used the Manhattan airport’s services for many years, but my family and friends have. I am well aware of the benefits the airport provides the city. How-ever, what percent of the citizens of Manhattan really use the airport — 25

  • Letters | April 07, 2013

    Voters’ trust is appreciated; now the real work begins

    To the Editor: I would like to thank the residents of Manhattan for their vote of confidence in me to serve as their city commissioner. It’s been a great journey, and all of you made it happen. I serve all 53,000 of our residents.

  • Letters | April 07, 2013

    Parkinson’s Program plans major regional conference

    To the Editor: The Parkinson’s Program of Manhattan at Meadowlark Hills would like to gratefully ack-nowledge the Greater Manhattan Community Foundation for awarding our organization a grant to pursue a regional edu-cational conference for people affected by Parkinson’s disease.

  • Letters | April 05, 2013

    New citizens group will continue to inform public

    To the Editor: On March 12, a group of concerned citizens formed an organization to inform the public on the issues affecting the Manhattan City Commission race. They did so because they knew that, especially at this critical moment in the history of our great community,

  • Letters | April 04, 2013

    Thanks for everything; please recycle yard signs

    To the Editor: Thank you, everyone, for everything. Please recycle the cardboard yard signs.


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